I  Was Cuba  book gift set

I Was Cuba book gift set

Code: GIFT13


Sorry, TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK but it will be available again real soon


Product Description

Great gift specially for parents and grandparents, they will be taken back to the Cuba B.C.

Hardcover: More than 300 pages full of great black and white and color photography.

While some think of Cuba as a mythical island of rum, rumba, and revolution, period photographs reveal a more complex place. I Was Cuba is an original look at Cuban history as seen through the Ramiro Fernandez Collection arguably the world's leading archive of Cuban photos and ephemera. I Was Cuba showcases rare, vernacular images from the nineteenth century through the revolutionary period, exploring the everyday and the eccentric. With texts from famed Cuban writer Reinaldo Arenas (Before Night Falls), this captivating volume is an intimate view into a bygone era of glamour, political upheaval, and astounding visual culture.